State Championship Shelbyville Dragon Basketball Team honored in Austin

The State Championship Shelbyville Dragon Basketball Team traveled to Austin on Thursday where they were honored at the Texas State Capitol.

The 2A State Basketball State Champion Shelbyville Dragons were acknowledged at the Texas House and Texas Senate in Austin on April 4, 2019. The Dragons met with Representative Chris Paddie and Senator Robert Nichols and presented them with a Gold medal. To cap off their trip, the Dragons toured the Texas Longhorn Basketball facilities and were given the opportunity to utilize the facility.

Head Dragons Basketball Coach David Schmidt presented medals to Representative Paddy and Senator Nichols.

The Shelbyville Dragons are the 2019 2A Basketball State Champions after winning their way through the playoffs in March.